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Pottery Retreats

Pottery Retreat

Pottery Retreats Start in March 2022. Booking Open Now.
Our pottery retreats are best suited to serious aspirants looking for personalized teaching and peaceful practice time.

Residential pottery retreats at Aura are structured getaways for individuals who are at the beginner or intermediate level of ceramics. These retreats are for a minimum duration of 2 weeks and a maximum duration of 12 weeks. The program includes studio and material use, instruction, accommodation, and meals.

Doing a residential pottery retreat at Aura Pottery means you get to spend time with like-minded people, explore your own creativity, get inspired by others, and all along enjoy and learn the art of pottery.

Things you will learn:

  1. Wedging and clay preparation
  2. Hand-building techniques like pinching, slab-making and coiling
  3. Making basic pottery shapes
  4. Wheel throwing, centering, pulling
  5. Trimming and finishing on the wheel
  6. Gas kiln bisque firing method
  7. Glaze application on bisque ware
  8. Gas kiln glaze firing
Please Note:
  • Steps 6, 7 and 8 are only taught in the 4 to 12 week program
  • Firing and glazing of pottery made by students will cost Rs. 100 per 100 grams
  • The studio instructor will be available to teach Monday to Saturday
  • The studio will be open for students to practice from 9 am to 7 pm

Prices for the Pottery Retreat are as follows:

  • The retreat is for people 18 years and above only.
  • The program includes studio and material use, instruction, accommodation, and meals.
Two Weeks

INR 63,000

USD 851

Four Weeks

INR 1,26,000

USD 1,703

Eight Weeks

INR 2,52,000

USD 3,405

Twelve Weeks

INR 3,78,000

USD 5,108

Please make your booking with us over email at hello@aurapottery.com or fill in the form below. Once your booking dates are confirmed, we will inform you about the payment process via email. The Pottery Retreat must be booked and paid for in advance of the starting date.